Welcome to the NIHR CLAHRC Greater Manchester

The Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care (CLAHRC) Greater Manchester is part of the National Institute for Health Research and is a partnership between providers and commissioners from the NHS, industry, the third sector and the University of Manchester. We aim to improve the health of people in Greater Manchester and beyond through carrying out research and putting it into practice.


As of January 2014, this website is undergoing maintenance to bring it up-to-date, so please keep in mind that some content may reflect CLAHRC GM from 2008-2013. We apologise for any inconvenience; please be patient if you notice any errors. If you have a query about the content on this website please email clahrc@srft.nhs.uk.


NIHR launches “Focus on Stroke” as ground-breaking stroke trial opens in UK

“Focus on Stroke”, a new online resource from the NIHR, aims to raise public awareness of the exciting developments happening in stroke research.


Mental health: New model of working to be spread across Manchester

The excellent results of the improving the physical health of people with severe mental illness work have led MMHSCT to roll-out a new model across the Trust.


Long-term conditions review template assists in identifying multimorbidity risks

The Greater Manchester Electronic Long-term conditions Integrated Review Template (GM-ELIRT) aims to improve review processes in primary care settings.